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Franchises / Franchise

Thinking About Becoming a Franchisee? Your Burning Questions Answered

10 min read
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Interested in franchising, but have no idea where to start? We've got you covered. 

In this Google Hangout, Joe Prusha answers all your questions about franchising, whether you're an aspiring entrepreneur or a seasoned franchisee. Prusha is an Entrepreneur.com contributor, as well as a successful Erbert & Gerbert's Sandwich Shop franchisee. 

Prusha started as an Erbert & Gerbert's employee in college before opening up his own shop in 2009, so he's seen what makes a quality franchise from the ground up. He says choosing the right franchise is all about taking the time to examine a company's history. Connect with other franchisees: they'll tell you the good, the bad and the ugly. 

Check out the Google Hangout for answers to some of the most common questions shared by aspiring franchisees: how to pick the right franchise for you, why entrepreneurs should consider franchising, what the market tactics are, and more. 

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